short film Humdrum © Aardman
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Humdrum

"I can't think of anything more boring than staring at some stupid shadows for God's sake. This is what happens when you don't have any friends." The characters in this Aardman short are in fact shadows, who are so bored with being in an animated short that they eventually resort to playing shadow puppets.

ethanimation21's avatar
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Shadow puppets are really fun. That rabbit is really funny. maybe Aardman did that short film to make people laugh be happy and good. I think that shadow puppets ...
lupercal's avatar
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If it were for sheer inventiveness and style, 'Humdrum' would deserve four stars. The characters in this Aardman short are shadows. And they're bored. More on that later. The thing...
Created by: Aardman
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK
Featuring the voices of:
Moray Hunter ... Character 1
Jack Docherty ... Character 2
Directed by: Peter Peake
Produced by: Michael Rose and Carla Shelley
Executive Producers: Peter Lord and David Sproxton
Musical Score by: Andy Price
Writing Credits: Peter Peake

The animation in this film is hard to categorise. Probably best called a hybrid of 2D and stop motion.

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